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grasscloth

Syllabification: grass·cloth
Pronunciation: /ˈɡrasˌklôTH
 
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Definition of grasscloth in English:

noun

A fine, light cloth resembling linen, woven from the fibers of the inner bark of the ramie plant.
Example sentences
  • Whether it's three-dimensional grasscloth made from plant fibers or vinyl printed to imitate the real thing, the latest wallpaper is all about a wide range of colors and textures.
  • Lori also added grasscloth to some walls to create further ‘movement and texture.’
  • With natural materials, such as grasscloth, slight variations in colors are natural.

Words that rhyme with grasscloth

saddlecloth • waxcloth

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